Return to School for Years 10-12 (VCE)

Here you will find information and guidance about Brighton Grammar’s plans for students in Years 10−12 in Term 3.

Following the Victorian Premier’s announcement that we will move to Stage 4 restrictions, the School will move to distance learning for the remainder of Term 3.

Please be assured we are taking a measured and considered approach to learning, as the health and wellbeing of our boys, staff and families is paramount.

Secondary School Distance Learning Page

Please visit the Distance Learning page for further updates.



Important dates

Monday 13 July Staff Planning and Preparation Day (no students at school). No distance learning classes or on-site supervision to occur.
Tuesday 14 July Years 10−12 students will return to school for on-site learning for Term 3.
Wednesday 15 July onwards Years 10–12 students continue on-site learning.
Tuesday 4 August Staff Planning and Preparation Day (no students at school). No distance learning classes or on-site supervision to occur.
Wednesday 5 August onwards Years 10–12 students will return to Distance Learning 3.0

What you need to know

Please read the onsite operating guidelines for the Secondary School. 

From midnight on Wednesday 22 July, it will be mandatory for all Secondary School students and staff who are on-site, to wear a face mask.  This includes to and from school, during class time as well as recess and lunch breaks.   

Safety and hygiene

Parents and guardians should continue to remind students about healthy hygiene habits and reinforce precautions taken regularly to prevent the spread of germs, like washing hands and covering their coughs and sneezes.

If you are concerned that symptoms may be in common with those of COVID-19, call the hotline on 1800 675 398. Please keep your son at home if he is unwell.

Six ways to reduce your risk of coronavirus 

  • Wash hands often with soap and running water, for at least 20 seconds. 
  • Dry with paper towel or hand dryer
  • Try not to touch your eyes, nose or mouth
  • Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. If you don’t have a tissue cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve or elbow
  • Isolate yourself at home if you feel sick. If you take medication ensure you have adequate supplies
  • Phone your doctor or the hotline – 1800 675 398 – if you need medical attention. They will tell you what to do.
  • Continue healthy habits: exercise, drink water, get plenty of sleep
  • Don’t wear a face mask if you are well
  • Buy an alcohol-based hand sanitiser with over 60 per cent alcohol
  • Consider getting the flu shot (available now)

Download the slowing the spread of coronavirus poster (PDF)